Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
A lovely, tastefully decorated, newly refurbished 2nd floor apartment with new fitted kitchen in a private block with a pool situated in the tranquil residential area of El Pinaret within easy walking distance of the beach and the marina where you will find a wide choice of shops, bars and restaurants.
There are regular bus services into Alcudia with its bars and nightlife and Pollenca Old Town also many suitable walking paths for those who wish to visit quieter resorts such as Cala St Vincente with its three separate bays or just take in the sights.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Port de Pollenca 500 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Palma Airport 56 km, Nearest railway: Sa Pobla 18 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Further details indoors|
There is a TV/DVD with English satellite channels and CD player in the lounge and a further TV/DVD in the bedroom.A selection of DVDs,CDs,games and books are available for your use and enjoyment.The apartment has recently been decorated and new wardrobes fitted in the bedroom.
The new kitchen is fully equipped with everything you will need for your stay.Cots and highchairs are available on request incurring a minimal separate charge.Also for a small surcharge we can supply a breakfast pack if you are arriving late and need those essentials.
|Further details outdoors|
There is a balcony overlooking the pool with table and chairs for alfresco dining or you relax on a sun lounger round the pool and there is grassed area for children to play.
Tamarells is situated on easy accessed quiet residential street tucked back from the main walkway. There is a car park and also space for parking on the street if preferred.
The Mallorca/Majorca region
Mallorca is the largest of the Balearic Islands set in the Mediterranean Sea.
Wherever you choose to visit there is plenty to do for young and old alike, whether you are loooking for a relaxing break or are more adventurous, there is so much choice. For the sightseer, take a visit to Alcudia now divided into three main parts.The old town which was the Roman capital called Pollentia and see the ruins including the Roman theatre dating back to 123BC.There is also a markets here every Tuesday and Friday.The Bay of Alcudia where you will find sandy beaches and shallow waters and lastly Port of Alcudia which is famous for its restaurants,shops and marina where you can take a ferry to Menorca.At the end of June there is the San Pere festival with dancing and fireworks.
Mallorca is a shoppers paradise.Visit Manacor for the excellent Pearl factories where you can actually see your jewellery being made, also pick up glassware,embroidery and lacework.Maybe treat yourself to a piece of Majolica pottery which gets its name from the old medieval name for the island.Festival Park, which is just outside Palma is great for shopping,restaurants and crafts with bowling, cinemas and music also on offer. Palma also boasts designer shops and boutiques on Colonaded Avenue Jaime III,Placa Major in the centre with pedestrian shopping streets and Porto Pi, a shopping centre near the port which has many entertainment areas and places to eat.
A visit to the aquarium is also recommended.Other places well worth a visit on the island are Lluc Monestary situated between Pollensa and Soller to see The Basilica de la Mare de deu de Lluc Baroque dating back to the 18/19th centuries.There are also the fantastic Caves of Drach and Hams which make a magnificent day out for the whole family.
Set around a horseshoe shaped bay Puerto Pollenca lies on the north east of the island with the Sierra de Tramuntana mountain range as a breathtaking backdrop.
El Pinaret is a quiet residential area just a five minute walk away from the beach where you can walk by the marina taking in the numerous cafe bars, restaurants and shops, then take a stroll along the celebrated Pine Walk.
The marina offers a number of water sports including sailing,windsurfing,snorkelling and scuba diving.There are many walking oppurtunities taking in rugged mountains and cliff coastlines to remote valleys, or if you are not that energetic just relax on the beach and in the warm shallow waters of the bay that make it so popular with couples and families with small children alike.For the golf enthusiast there is an 8hole golf course with an 18hole course in Port de Alcudia.
Puerto Pollenca is home to a bustling street market every wednesday to give you the oppurtunity to pick up locally produced products and souvenirs or just soak up the atmosphere.
Originally a fishing village, it is no surprise that the resort offers some of the best fish restaurants but there are numerous others offering a vast selection to suit all tastes from fast food right through to traditional Mallorquin cuisine.
The resort still retains an old fashioned air and it offers that something more than just the hussle and bussle of the busy south coast resorts. The main evening entertainment is mostly hotel/cafe bar/restaurant based but if exciting nightlife is your thing then Alcudia is just a short bus ride away where you can also find a karting track and water park for the younger ones.For the golf enthusiast there is also an 18hole golf course here. (www.golf-alcanada.com) with another course in Pollensa (www.golfpollensa.com) There are also courses near Andratx and Arta.
Slighlty inland you will find the old medieval "Pollensa Town" dating from the 13th century which is home to The 365 Calvario Steps, The Roman Bridge and Santo Domingo Cloister. There is also a market here every Sunday.
Take a walk to Cala st Vincente along one of the designated paths to take advantage of the three separate bays or visit the Bronze Age caves dating back 3,500 years.
There are many festivals which take place, in July there is Virgen del Carmen including dancing,proccessions and a huge firework display on the beach. There is a week of festivities in Cala st Vincente during the first week in July and during July and August in Pollenca there takes place magnificent classical music concerts in the cloisters